Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi Tuesday banned the serving and
consumption of Coca-Cola, Sprite and Fanta products at government
functions in the state.
Apparently worried by reports alleging that some soft drinks in the
country are dangerous to human health, the governor banned the soft
Umahi placed the ban on Coke, Fanta and Sprite during a meeting with Traditional rulers and Town Union Executives in the state.
A Lagos State High Court in a suit between Fijabi Adebo Holdings
Limited and Emmanuel Fijabi Adebo against the Nigerian Bottling
Company Ltd, and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), alleged that Fanta Orange and Sprite may be hazardous if consumed with vitamin C.